Ford Mondeo 1.6i, 1997 MY Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift

The Ford Mondeo 1.6i is a 4 door saloon style road car with a front positioned engine powering the front wheels. The Mondeo 1.6i forms part of Ford's Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift model range. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 1.6 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 89 bhp (90 PS/66 kW) of power at 5250 rpm, and maximum torque of 138 N·m (102 lb·ft/14.1 kgm) at 3500 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual 'box. The Ford Mondeo 1.6i weighs a stated 1219 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed claimed is 179 km/h (111 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 10.0/5.3/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.

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Key facts

Ford Mondeo 1.6i, 1997 MY Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4556 mm
How heavy?
1219 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
90 PS / 89 bhp / 66 kW @ 5250 rpm
How much torque?
138 Nm / 102 ft.lb / 14.1 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 12.9 s
How fast?
179 km/h, 111 mph
How economical?
10.0/5.3/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

Ford Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift models

Ford Mondeo ST200 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 205 PS 202 bhp 151 kW 235.0 CO2
5 door fastback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1229 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1232 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1221 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1295 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1285 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1253 kg
Ford Mondeo -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1242 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1275 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1286 kg
Ford Mondeo V6 -
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1337 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1366 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1381 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1277 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1340 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1298 kg
Ford Mondeo Estate -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1331 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1403 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1432 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1326 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1322 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1468 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW 970 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1468 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW 990 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1389 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1389 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1590 cm3 96 PS 94.6 bhp 71 kW 960 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1590 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 990 kg
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1997 Ford Mondeo 1.6i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2704 mm 106.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4556 mm 179.4 inches
Width 1749 mm 68.9 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1219 kg 2687 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 61.5 litres 13.5 UK Gal 16.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 76 × 88 mm
2.99 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.86
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
90 PS (89 bhp) (66 kW)
at 5250 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
55.7 bhp/litre
0.91 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
138 Nm (102 ft·lb) (14.1 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
86.36 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system Ford EEC V fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1085.2 kPa (157.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 12.9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 179 km/h (111 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 74.03 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
54.44 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
73.01 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.37 kg/kW
30.68 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.0/5.3/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.0/5.3/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre10.0/18.9/14.1 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG28.2/53.3/39.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG23.5/44.4/33.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 164.72 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.4Li.ARB.
Wheel size front 5½ x 14
Wheel size rear 5½ x 14
Tyres front 185/65 x 14
Tyres rear 185/65 x 14
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID230164
Production total
Model code
Model family Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift
RAC rating 14.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Ford Mondeo 1.6i added 2011-01-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.